Heavy rains hit trains in Maharashtra

MUMBAI: Heavy rains continue to create havoc in the coastal area of Maharashtra hitting several rail services. Several trains in the Konkan region were cancelled, passengers evacuated from one after huge mounds of soil blocked the tracks.
According to a Konkan railway spokesperson more than 400

Abu Salem attacked inside jail

MUMBAI: Underworld don and an accused in the 1993 serial bomb blasts Abu Salem was today injured in an attack inside the high security Arthur Road Jail here. He was allegedly attacked by his fellow inmate. Police said Salem was attacked with sharp object by Mustafa Dossa, a member of the Dawood..

Israel’s Nuclear Status

ONE of the prominent issues that dominated the proceedings of the NPT Review Conference held in New York in May was the question of Israel’s so called “nuclear ambiguity”. During the course of the conference, an overwhelming majority of the delegates from NPT member countries had forcefully ..

30 Bills to be tabled in Monsoon Session

NEW DELHI: Government is likely to introduce 30 Bills in the Monsoon Session of Parliament, beginning on Monday. The Bills include the Direct Tax Code Bill and the Whistleblower Bill.

The Civil Nuclear Liability Bill and the Women’s Reservation Bill are also listed for consideration and passing.

Universal Food Security system needed

A PRELIMINARY reading of the proposals made by the National Advisory Council (NAC) on the Food Security Bill (FSB) points to a disturbing disjuncture on what is being claimed and what the actual implications are of the ten point proposals..

Make Museums, Take grant from govt

The ministry of culture, government of India has initiated a scheme for financial assistance for ‘Setting Up, Promotion and Strengthening of Regional and Local Museums’. The objective of the scheme is to provide financial assistance for setting up of new Museum by the Society or Autonomous body..

Repository of knowledge and harmony

Khuda Bakhsh Library is not merely a library; in fact it is a nucleus of multi-dimensional activities. It caters to the needs of intellectuals and scholars, promotes research, advocates communal harmony and also serves public. During the last fifty years it has organised about 200 extension lectures, talks, group discussions and debates. Eminent personalities have delivered..

Repository of knowledge and harmony

Khuda Bakhsh Library is not merely a library; in fact it is a nucleus of multi-dimensional activities. It caters to the needs of intellectuals and scholars, promotes research, advocates communal harmony and also serves public. During the last fifty years it has organised about 200 extension ..

Designing Reception Area

The reception area of every corporate has its own charm and vitality that enables the staff, vendors and clients to keep their eye on its design by captivating their mind. Reception area is a place that determines the over all captivity of the office and this very area only attracts more clients ..

Sitar legend Ravi Shankar turns 90

NEW DELHI: Bharat Ratana Sitar legend Pandit Ravi Shankar was recently felicitated by his fans, well wishers and admirers. The occasion was to celebrate the musician’s birth year and share glimpses of his nine-decade-old life. The event “Ravi Shankar, 90 not out” was organised by the ..